CHICAGO (WLS) — A man was injured during a shooting Friday afternoon involving an off-duty Chicago police officer in the city’s Lawndale on the West Side, CPD said.

The shooting happened in the 1200 block of South Kedvale Avenue, police spokesman Tom Ahern said in a Twitter post.

A man was shot in the arm and taken to Mt. Sinai hospital in fair condition, according to a CFD spokesperson.

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Two other suspects were also taken into custody from the incident, police said.

Area Four Detectives are investigating. The Civilian Office of Police Accountability (COPA) is also on scene and investigating.

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